Are you on the fence and unsure where to study? Take a look at these ten campuses and see if their beauty and intrigue can pursue you. The United States is home to some of the world’s most beautiful college campuses—you might as well enjoy them while you pursue your academic dreams! 1.Vanderbilt University Image Source: http://en.wikipedia.org en.wikipedia
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Annie Rose Stathes - September 2013 Without a doubt, the United States is a beautiful country. Thankfully, numerous colleges and universities throughout the country have harnessed its beauty and provided students with beautiful places to live and study. The following article lists (in no particular order) ten beautiful campuses in the United States. University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, MN
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For some professions, a graduate degree is required before you can even begin a career. In other industries, it can help you secure a better position or a higher salary. But what if your field does not guarantee these kinds of benefits for more education? Should you still consider graduate school? The answer depends on three factors: money, time, and interest. Are you Financially Prepared for Grad School?
If you are wondering what you should ‘get a masters in’ by going back to school, you may want to consider one of the 5 fastest growing careers that require a graduate degree. All five choices represent occupations with the most projected growth between 2016-26 as reported by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), where the typical entry-level education is a master’s degree.i
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By Laura Morrison, July 2014 Two daunting processes – full of hope, and potentially, pain. You put your best foot forward, dress nicely, discuss your positive attributes, put on cologne, and hope for a positive response. Applying to grad school can be a lot like online dating. Here’s why. Pictures might lie.
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Written by Kerry Auge, for GradSchools.com, March 2014 Making the decision to go to graduate school is huge. Your best bet in securing your success will be to do some serious soul searching before you take the plunge into many months of hard work, financial strain and serious time management. Here are a few questions to help you with your thinking along the way. Why do I want to do this?
Information compiled by the GradSchools.com team - last updated September 2010 As a grad student, you will be presented with more academic and pre-professional opportunities than you ever imagined. In fact, to an even greater extent than was the case when you were an undergrad, there will be extra-curricular events that will not only greatly supplement your academic work, but also pave the way for professional success.
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by Stephanie Small Published June 19, 2013 You may be asking yourself: "Can I Get Into Graduate School?" because you think you have to have a 4.0 average, a marathon-length list of extra-curriculars, explosive GRE scores and letters of recommendation that make you look like a fusion of Rosa Parks and Mother Teresa? Think again.
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By Stephanie Small Celebrities are more than just pretty faces – some of them are dang smart, too. From musicians and athletes to world-renowned actors, here’s a list of brainy stars who’ve proven their intelligence and dedication to learning by earning graduate degrees: Shaquille O’Neal: Known perhaps as much for his brain as for his brawn, this baller earned an online MBA from the University of Phoenix and a doctorate from Barry University. We know he’s probably not in it for the cash, so we can assume Shaq’s pursuit of education is driven by a love of learning.
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Information compiled by the GradSchools.com team - last updated December 2012 No one would argue earning a graduate degree is one of the best ways to ensure a good salary and professional satisfaction through a career in a field you enjoy. But it is not the only route to those goals, and there are some occasions when post-graduate work is important as well. In fact, sometimes continuing your education even after you have earned a masters or a doctorate degree is necessary to move into the specific field in which you desire to work.
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What an Undergraduate Should Know About Applying to Graduate School Graduate studies are often held in high regard by undergraduate students. While this can contribute to the allure and appeal of pursuing higher education, it may also create some unrealistic perceptions of the application requirements, or their ability to pursue a graduate degree. These perceptions might discourage some students from seriously considering earning a graduate degree.
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Written by Annie Rose Stathes, Edited by Laura Morrison, for GradSchools.com, March 2014 The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics ended in a beautiful and celebratory ceremony complete with fireworks, performance, acknowledgment, and of course, the fantastical extinction of the Olympic flame. The games lasted just over two weeks and showcased the world’s finest athletic talent from 88 countries. The Olympics included 7 sports with 15 disciplines and 98 events.
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Information compiled by the GradSchools.com team - last updated December 2010 The final "main assumption" made in Graduate Education: Backbone of American Competitiveness and Innovation, released in April 2007 by the Council of Graduate Schools' Advisory Committee on Graduate Education and American Competitiveness (CGS), is that the United States must improve the quality of its graduate education system through continuous research and evaluation. Assessment and strategy
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